The consumer technology boom, largely responsible for a resurgence in California’s economy after the tech wreck of 2001, seems to be coming to an end. The signs are widespread…
About Joel Kotkin and Marshall Toplansky
This author has yet to write their bio.Meanwhile lets just say that we are proud Joel Kotkin and Marshall Toplansky contributed a whooping 3 entries.
Entries by Joel Kotkin and Marshall Toplansky
This is the introduction to a new report on Orange County published by the Chapman University Center for Demographics and Policy titled, “OC Model: A Vision for Orange County’s Future.” Read the full report (pdf) here. Blessed by a great climate and a highly skilled workforce, Orange County should be at the forefront of creating […]
Blessed by a great climate and a highly skilled workforce, Orange County should be at the forefront of creating high wage jobs. The fact that it is not should be a worrying sign to the area’s business, academic, political and media leaders. Despite some signs of recovery in OC, long-term trends, such as a dependence on asset inflation and low wage employment, seem fundamentally incompatible with sustainable and enduring growth in the County.